Incident Reports

Two policemen injured in firing from across Indian border


Lumbini, Kapilbastu, Krishnanagar

Two police personnel were injured in firing from across the border at Jhandenagar of Krishnanagar in Kapilvastu district along Nepal-India border on Thursday. Police constables Karna Bahadur Pun and Mohan Shrestha, who were deputed near customs office in Krishnanagar, were injured in the firing. It has been learnt that the bullets were fired from ‘air gun’ at around 2 pm today. Krishnanagar Area Police Office Inspector Basanta Rijal said the investigation is underway on the matter.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people NA
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 2
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